Enrolled Nurse at Jinja District Local Government

Local Government offices, Jinja, Jinja District, Uganda
negotiable Expired 4 years ago
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Job Title : Enrolled Nurse
Salary Scale : U7
Reports To : Nursing Officer
Responsible For : Nursing Assistant and Support Staff
Job Purpose
To provide quality nursing services to patients and participate in implementing public health
interventions in the community.

Key Outputs
i. Patients received, registered and prepared for diagnosis;
ii. Quality nursing care and treatment provided to patients;
iii. Proper records about the patients kept;
iv. Bedside nursing procedures carried out;
v. Patients prepared for meals and served;
vi. A clean and healthy environment maintained;
vii. Staff supervised and appraised;
viii.Patients and their attendants sensitized; and
ix. Daily nursing care service activity reports compiled and submitted.

Key Functions
i. Receiving, registering and preparing patients for diagnosis;
ii. Providing quality nursing care and treatment to patients;
iii. Observing and keeping proper records about the patients;
iv. Participating in Doctors/Clinical Officers Ward rounds;
v. Participating in bedside nursing procedures as a member of the caring team;
vi. Preparing patients for meals and participate in serving them;
vii. Maintaining a clean and healthy environment for the patients;


Guidance and counseling;
Concern for quality and standards of nursing care;
Ethics and integrity; and
Time management.

Education Requirements

Must have Enrolled Nursing Certificate from a recognized Institution.
Must be registered and licensed with the Nurses and Midwives Council.

Applying Instructions

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the under mentioned vacant posts. Applications should be submitted in triplicate on Public Service Commission Form 3 (2008) to the

Secretary District Service Commission,

P. O. Box 1551,


Application forms are obtainable from the District Service Commission Offices. Hand written applications with detailed CVs are also acceptable.Applications should bear the title of the post. Applicants should attach three sets of certified academic certificates and transcripts! testimonials plus three recent passport size photographs. Serving Officers should route their applications through their Heads of Departments who should be informed of the closing date to avoid late submissions.
Applicants who shall not hear from the District Service Commission on completion of the selection exercise should consider themselves unsuccessful.

Details of the Advertised jobs can be accessed from any of the following points:
Ministry of Public Service Website: www.publicservice.go.ug
jinja District Local Government website: www.jinja.org.ug
The District Health Services Website: www.jinjahealthoffice.go.ug

Jinja District Local Government Headquarters’ Notice Boards, jinja Municipal Council Headquarters and Division Notice Boards
Sub-County Headquarters Notice Boards;
Town Council Headquarters Notice Boards; and Office of the Secretary-jinja District Service Commission

Eastern Region, Uganda, Jinja


This job has expired.